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Habit Coach – North Western Melbourne

About Everyday Independence
With over 40 hubs across Australia, Everyday Independence is a dynamic organisation committed to changing the game for people with disabilities. Working in the social model, our united team of talented change-makers is on a mission to make inclusion possible for all Australians.
  
About The Role

  • Support NDIS participants in North Western Melbourne/Craigieburn and surrounding areas.
  • Work at participant’s home or a community location (you will be required to drive to/from sessions).
  • You will support participants across all ages and stages of life.
  • Working under the guidance of the primary therapist (Occupational Therapist, Speech Pathologist, Physiotherapist, Key Worker or Behaviour Support Practitioner), you’ll play a vital part in enabling the participant to develop greater independence and work towards reaching their full potential.

What do you need to be successful?
To work as a Habit Coach, you’ll have:

  • Certificate III or IV in Allied Health Assistance OR
  • Be studying Occupational Therapy, Speech Pathology or Physiotherapy (minimum 2nd year) OR
  • Equivalent qualification

You’ll also:

  • Be available minimum two (2) days a week to support participants during their afternoon routines (3:30pm – 6:30pm)
  • Be open to travel to regional/surrounding areas.
  • Demonstrated ability to follow instructions.
  • Demonstrate emotional intelligence and empathy.
  • Maintain clear focus on the goals and outcomes of our participants.
  • Act professionally and always follow company protocol.
  • Be self-motivated, reliable and can work autonomously.
  • Excellent communication skills – verbal and written.
  • Demonstrated passion for working within the disability sector and make a difference in people’s lives.
  • A valid Australian drivers license and access to your own vehicle.
  • NDIS Workers Screening Check.
  • Working with Childrens Cheek.

  
What We Offer

  • Continuous Learning: Guidance and support provided by industry-leading Allied Health professionals to help you excel.
  • Opportunities for Growth: Growth opportunities are endless! Explore clinical, mentoring/education or operational leadership career pathways.
  • Supportive Environment: Work in a supportive, interdisciplinary environment, collaborating with experts in the field.
  • Everyday Perks: We offer a range of additional perks including pet-friendly hubs, in-house career coaching, professional development budget, wellbeing days, paid parental leave, regular social events and access to confidential counselling services through our Employee Assistance Program.

  
Join the Change-Makers
Be a part of a team that’s changing the game for people with disabilities and making inclusion possible for all Australians.

Apply Today and start your journey as a change-maker in a role that aligns with your passions and career goals.

JOB DETAILS

  • Category
    Allied Health Team
  • Sub Category
    Habit Coach
  • Location
    North Western Melbourne – VIC
  • Employment Term
    Casual
  • Job Posted
    04/04/2024
  • Closing Date
    02/05/2024

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